Our Students Design the World of Tomorrow

Design thinking processes are introduced to students in the first year and continually reinforced throughout the program. Theory is a vital component of architectural exploration as it presents varied sets of related ideas that predict, describe and direct the relationships between factors that influence and support the appropriate design decision-making process — outcomes.

We also view our approach to design as inseparable from construction, fabrication, finance, aesthetics and culture.

First Year Design Studio

Second Year Design Studio

Third Year Design Studio

Fourth Year Design Studio

Fifth Year Design Studio

News

Architecture and Computer Science Students Collab on Howard West Design

Fri, March 30, 2018

The architectural design process of Howard West is underway. Architect Danish Kurani, in partnership with Google, Inc., led the Vision Workshop in the Howard H. Mackey Building yesterday to gauge computer science students' learning space needs directly through students' thoughts and suggestions. Read More >>

Associate Professor William W. Taylor Released Book of Architectural Theory

Tue, March 6, 2018

Associate Professor William Wesley Taylor’s book Drylongso: Excursions in the Production of Place and the Maintenance of Identity was released by college textbook publisher Linus Learning. Professor Taylor comprehensively writes about place and identity from a perspective of over forty years of design practice and thirty-three years of teaching. Read More >>

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